Tracy Lovisone, R.N., keeps a close eye on patients, like Pleas Brown of Baker City. She said St. Elizabeth Health Services has been a great place to work during her decade of nursing at the facility. If national trends play out in Baker City, shell need some help in the coming few years. Forty-two percent of the nations nurses are expected to leave their jobs in the next three years; one-third of the nurses are 50 or older. (Baker City Herald
photograph by S. John Collins).